• May 17Graduation 6/13 @ 8:00 P.M

  • May 17Graduation Rehearsel 6/8 @ 6:00 P.M

  • May 17Senior Awards and Picnic 5/25 @ 7:00 A.M

Autobody class offers real-life experiences

Grayson Parker, Managing Editor

May 23, 2014

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Over 23 years ago, Lindell Perry came to Wake Forest and took over the collision repair class from his teacher when he went here. The program itself has been at the school for over 45 years. Collision Repair is a class...

African-American literature returns

Lyric Gordon, Photography Editor

May 23, 2014

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African American Literature will be making its return to our school as an elective in the 2014-15 school year. Candiss Jones, assistant principal feels it will be good for next year. “I think it will be a great addition...

WCPSS to add stunt to sport offerings

Madeline Murdock, News Editor

May 23, 2014

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5, 6, 7, 8! During the spring of the 2014-15 school year a new competitive team sport called STUNT will be introduced. STUNT is derived from cheerleading and removes the crowd-leading elements and replaces them with the more...

Byrd participates in Youth and Government

Isabel Jones, Assistant Editor

May 23, 2014

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Youth and Government, also referenced as YAG, is a new club introduced to our school this year. Junior Chandler Byrd, with help of social studies teacher Jeremiah Mattingly, brought YAG, to our school. “The program, which...

Scholarship in honor of former coach

Jackson Cook, Sports Editor

May 23, 2014

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For two decades Rodney “The Rock” Harrison coached the Cougar varsity football team. Harrison died of a brain tumor in 2000 and now has a scholarship and statue in his honor. But a great number of current students are unaware...

Required history credits increase

Grace Yoakum, Reporter

April 9, 2014

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Recently, a proposal was passed by the NC Department of Public Instruction to increase the number of history credits required to graduate. Previously, only three credits were required. Now, students must complete four history...

Making the grade

Making the grade

April 9, 2014

Art takes learning to the AP level

Emily Wentworth, Reporter

April 9, 2014

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Next year the art department has decided to take its course offerings to the next level. Beginning in the 2014-2015 school year, it will offer AP Visual Arts. Art teacher Ted Gasper feels as though adding an advanced art class...

Some Texas teachers arm themselves to protect school

Chandler Byrd, Voice Editor

April 9, 2014

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The debate about teachers with concealed carry permits has been under speculation for a while. Some people feel armed teachers would make schools safer while others feel it would be a dangerous learning environment. Recently,...

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